Through leading analysis and commentary, The Times Combating Cancer supplement showcases current trends in oncology, as well as offering insights into the future of treatment. It draws on thoughts of leading thinkers in the field, including renowned academics, Wilmington Healthcare and other industry leaders.
Our article looks at personalised medicines and companion diagnostics, considering the issues that surround it and how it forms part of the long-term plan. We also examine the role of cancer alliances and the newly-formed rapid diagnostic centres, how industry is responding to these and joint-working success stories to date. Lastly, we evaluate what impact these may have on other therapy areas.
Other topics covered in the supplement include:
- The potential of immunology
- Cutting risk using proton beam therapy
- Progress in treating myeloma
- The role of radiotherapies in fighting cancer